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And the Fox News alert from Washington DC I'm Elizabeth brand.
A violent explosion rocking a fertilizer plant in the town of west about twenty miles outside of Waco Texas.
The entire plant becoming engulfed in flames it happened just before 8 PM central time -- west fertilizer that the name of the plant.
One witness reportedly describing a giant fireball shooting into the sky when it happened.
Another claiming to have heard the blacks from as far away as 45 miles.
Local officials telling Fox News that they're dealing with major injuries multiple structures and vehicles are also destroyed.
We're told all available first responders are -- scene or heading there as well at six helicopters.
Local media and -- reporting there may be people trapped inside a nearby nursing home and an apartment building including children.
The Fox News has not yet independently confirm that.
Evacuations are underway at numerous buildings and power outages there are largely with Indy community surrounding this facility.
A triage center has been set up close by to treat -- affected by the potentially toxic smoke from the fire.
Once again a major explosion rocking at Texas fertilizer plant.
We're told there are numerous injuries but not -- an exact number quite yet we have heard from one of our producers who said there could be as many as sixty people treated at one hospital alone.
Stay with Fox News Channel for more on this developing situation now back to the O Reilly factor which is already in progress.
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